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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.

Idioms:

  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.